Empty mind is a devil’s workshop. In my case just not so devilish after all. December & January are typically light months at work. The empty mind and free time made me dig out the ignored Coffee Machine. This was a very old purchase during my stay in Nairobi. Once back in India it was… Continue reading Coffee Experiement with Blue Tokai Roasters
My food blog Khana Peena hasn't been getting much action. It's not that I don't eat enough but I am not writing enough about the food I enjoy these days. So I don't think I deserve to have a food blog and instead will be sharing the food bites & more here on this blog… Continue reading Restaurant Review: Burma Burma
Late last night, I picked up the news from my twitter timeline. And before I could confirm the bit on a news portal, it was more fun to check out the official twitter handle - Starbucks_India and the hashtag conversations - starbucksisfinaallyinindia It's really interesting how this superb brand has once again used the social… Continue reading Starbucks Coffee coming to India. Soon!
When your daily lives are super active and at times even stressful, I think gifting yourself a weekend getaway can add a lot of punch. Wife and me were keen that this time it will be a new place after the regulars like Mahableshwar, Matheran, Lonavala, Khandala or Pune. So Lavasa it was. Lavasa is… Continue reading Weekend trip to Lavasa
If youâ€™ve been an old timer on this blog, you will know that in April 2007, Nirav and me organised the Mumbai Photo Marathon. The event got featured in the April issue of Time Out Mumbai â€“ Rachel explores the various amateur photography clubs in the city. The pace was manic at the Mumbai Photo… Continue reading Mumbai Photo Marathon featured in Time Out
A quick round-up of whatâ€™s happening at KhanaPeena - my foodie blog. Donâ€™t miss the updates there. Subscribe to the email updates or RSS in your blog reader. Foodie Delights from Singapore and Thailand Recommended - Pastries at Samrat's 210 degrees. Woodside Inn (a watering hole). Chatpata Khana at Punjabi Karachiwala & some more at… Continue reading Quick update from KhanaPeena #2
A quick round-up of what's happening at KhanaPeena - my foodie blog. Don't miss the updates there. Subscribe to the email updates or RSS in your blog reader. (Click on image to read about the dish) Restaurant Review of Falafel's Veg. Humus House - the new Lebanese joint at Colaba, Mumbai. Nitika takes advantage of… Continue reading Quick update from KhanaPeena
Rude food - the collected food writings of Vir Sanghvi. Picked this one at the Oxford bookstore sale a few weeks back. It's going to be a different read from the usual strategy, business management and marketing/advertising fundas. He is known to be a big foodie and I hope his writings helps me do better… Continue reading Book-Shelf Update #4
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Last weekend we had a family dinner at a restaurant called "Village". This is a rather interesting and unique concept place located in Raghuleela mall at Kandivali (west). The idea is you pay Rs.300 per head and get an entry which gives you access to all the food that is available that evening at the… Continue reading Restaurant Review: “Village”